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Walter Henry NEWPORT

Regimental number5157
Place of birthYork Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShearer
Addressc/o Mrs Woods, Kellerberrin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Woods, Kellerberrin, Western Australia
Enlistment date19 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 24 July 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 119
Date: 17 October 1919

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